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October 9, 2018
Over 200 North Dakota state employees accepted for buyouts
BISMARCK — More than 200 employees from 18 North Dakota state agencies have been accepted for buyouts in the second year of the state's voluntary separation incentive program. Becky Sicble, interim division director for the Human Resource Management Services Division of the...
October 9, 2018 - 9:04pm
October 5, 2018
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
WASHINGTON - The unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in September, its lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department reported Friday, Oct....
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
September 22, 2018
Bursack: Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Dear Carol: My mom's lived with me for three years. I'm single and have a demanding job but I've made time for Mom's medical appointments and...
September 22, 2018 - 5:30am
September 6, 2018
Hotel chains to tackle worker safety and protection against sexual harassment
Through personal safety devices and revamped corporate policies, America's largest hotel brands are joining a collective effort to protect workers...
September 6, 2018 - 10:22pm
August 5, 2018
Foreign ag workers fill empty positions in rural North Dakota
GRAND FORKS—For 15 years, Dale Zahradka has put advertisements in the local newspaper looking for help on his farm. For 15 years, he has...
August 5, 2018 - 9:01am
July 27, 2018
Working mega hours: North Dakota one of top states for working 50 or more hours per week
FARGO—Laurie Seifert Williams works long hours as a project manager for a firm that produces live events. Her work week ranges anywhere...
July 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range communities are experiencing record-low unemployment. That shouldn't be surprising. The desirability of taconite...
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
June 26, 2018
Walhalla mother says her son was fired because of ADHD
WALHALLA, ND--A Walhalla mom is speaking out for the first time exclusively with Forum News Service. She says her son was fired from his job...
June 26, 2018 - 6:43am
May 27, 2018
As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
BRAINERD, Minn.—Their fingers are fast, their lingo is their own and their hearing is precise.
May 27, 2018 - 8:35am
April 7, 2018
Liberian immigrants face uncertain fate as temporary status ends
ST. PAUL—His words slurred but resolute, David Birkholz calls medical assistant Sevelle Kamara his "Liberian princess," and with good reason....
April 7, 2018 - 6:23pm
March 30, 2018
Digi-Key plans April construction start for 'massive' expansion
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Officials at Digi-Key Electronics plan to begin construction next month on a new building that's triple the size of its current facility in Thief River Falls. The $300-plus million, four-story Product Distribution Center will provide an additional 2.2...
March 30, 2018 - 12:03pm
March 26, 2018
Recruiting company aims to help ND hospitals find nurses in tight job market
BISMARCK—To help local care providers find the nurses and health care professionals they need, an online referral-based recruiting company...
March 26, 2018 - 6:04am
March 22, 2018
Minn. down 1,300 jobs in Feb.; jobless rate still drops to 3.2 percent
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's seasonally adjusted jobless rate fell to 3.2 percent in February, despite a loss of 1,300 jobs in the month. The...
March 22, 2018 - 9:26pm
March 18, 2018
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
ST. PAUL—Amazon HQ2 won't be in Minnesota. But not for a lack of trying. On Thursday, Sept. 7, the Seattle-based online retail behemoth publicly announced it wanted to build a 50,000 employee second corporate headquarters in a major North American city and would entertain...
March 18, 2018 - 6:53am
March 10, 2018
A matter of time? Debate begins over proposed $15 minimum wage in ND
FARGO—The general manager of Homewood Suites here feels fortunate to be spared from the turnover bug that commonly affects the hotel industry....
March 10, 2018 - 1:20pm